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Risk management is complex, and your time is limited. This podcast series helps you keep up on emerging issues in higher education and best risk management practices. Join URMIA leaders, peers, and insurance experts twice a month as they explore timely topics, URMIA member resources, and the profession.

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Risk management is complex, and your time is limited. This podcast series helps you keep up on emerging issues in higher education and best risk management practices. Join URMIA leaders, peers, and insurance experts twice a month as they explore timely topics, URMIA member resources, and the profession.

    Spencer Educational Foundation, Scholarships & Working with Students

    Spencer Educational Foundation, Scholarships & Working with Students

    Students interested in a career in Higher Education Risk Management can earn a scholarship to the URMIA Annual Conference and find value far exceeding the award. Hear Amy Daley of FM Global, who led the URMIA efforts to apply for a Spencer Educational Foundation grant and Sandy Mitchell of MIT, who has mentored many students share their stories with guest host Julie Groves of Wake Forest University. Scholarship applications are now available.

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    • 13 min
    New Publication: Identifying, Valuing, and Protecting Research at Universities

    New Publication: Identifying, Valuing, and Protecting Research at Universities

    Identifying, valuing, and protecting your research can be daunting but URMIA volunteers and members joined together to produce a framework for this work and the conversations. Guest host Craig McAllister, University of Miami talks with fellow URMIA Board Member Courtney Davis Curtis, University of Chicago and Amy Daley, FM Global and URMIA staffer, Gary Langsdale about the white paper and its core as a purposeful resource.

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    • 19 min
    Organizations Value Connections and Insight from Peers

    Organizations Value Connections and Insight from Peers

    Get an assist with your organization’s alignment with URMIA’s Peer Review Service. Guest host Craig McAllister, University of Miami and an URMIA Board Member talks with Robin Oldfield, University of Dayton and Mark Anderson, University of Pittsburgh and URMIA staffer, Gary Langsdale about the program and it’s impactful outcomes. 
     

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    A Well-Oiled Career in Insurance & Risk Management

    A Well-Oiled Career in Insurance & Risk Management

    Reflecting on a career path with a seasoned professional and volunteer extraordinaire is so valuable to those considering higher ed risk management and insurance. Join host Jenny Whittington, URMIA’s executive director as she talks with Allan F. Brooks, CPCU, ARM, ARe, AU from Chapman University and a two-term URMIA Board Member after he announced his retirement. Check out the job posting for the role at Chapman on URMIA’s Career Center.

    Tune-in for bonus tips from Allan during the wrap up too!

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    • 24 min
    Is Your Campus Ready to Reopen?

    Is Your Campus Ready to Reopen?

     As we move past the peak of COVID-19 and into vaccinations, we can’t let our guard down. Join guest host Julie Groves of Wake Forest University as she chats with Sam Mansir from BMS CAT, Inc. who is helping campus’ return to our “new normal” safely.

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    • 8 min
    Think Beyond the Hybrid Classroom to the Hybrid Campus

    Think Beyond the Hybrid Classroom to the Hybrid Campus

    The student experience at large has changed. Can you meet the challenge with your work on campus to support this new model? Listen in as guest host Craig McAllister, University of Miami and an URMIA Board Member interviews authors and practitioners Cole Clark, Deloitte and Jeff Selingo, Arizona State University discuss the future of higher education.

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    • 19 min

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The content is valuable to higher education leaders on campus and off (trustees) and demonstrates the complex issues that the organization and its members are addressing to manage the unique risks of higher education.

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